Wilpak’s model for integrating the value chain leans heavily on reliable back-end data systems. Wendy Reynaud, director of financial and information services, explains some of the company’s data-monitoring services:
Toshiba Teli America has introduced its CSB4000 series of machine vision cameras, extending the scope of CMOS camera capabilities with ultra-high resolution, FireWire® or Camera Link® output, full-frame global shutter, and window of interest functionality.
IMA Nova will introduce two high-speed tablet counters at Pack Expo Las Vegas. Designed to meet the stringent efficiency and quality standards of both the pharmaceutical and nutraceutical industries, the Conta C300 (shown) can achieve speeds of 30ꯠ tablets/min in a compact footprint.
Thermo Electron has developed a contamination detection system said to offer the simplicity of a metal detector with the low operating costs of ownership and enhanced detection capability/sensitivity of an X-ray system.
The Global Specialty Papers Group of Stora Enso introduces MultiFlex paper-based barrier packaging material, an FDA-approved, aluminum-free packaging solution for lidding, pouch, and oil- and grease-resistant applications.
The Model PF-28 Rotary Continuous Motion Filler is a rugged filling system designed for high speed filling of powder and granular products. All product contact parts are manufactured from stainless steel or FDA approved composites.
Model 326 Auto-Colt III Pressure Sensitive Labeler applying excellence This versatile servo driven pressure sensitive labeler handles a variety of container shapes and label configurations at speeds up to 250 cpm.
Model UNI 300VA ......LABELER This versatile wrap-around pressure sensitive labeler for round bottles can be equipped with a variety of options to meet the specific needs of each application at speeds up to 150 cpm.
Eriez• combine Eriez’s E-Z Tech metal detection technology with Thompson Scale Co.’s checkweighers• different systems permit cover capacities from .002 lb to 200 lb, with speeds from 40 to 350 units/min• conveyors available in stainless steel, painted mild steel, or with a corrosion-resistant epoxy for harsh environments